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Pittsburgh on Amazon’s top 20 list

Pittsburgh on Amazon’s top 20 list

Gage Goulding

January 24, 2018

Amazon.com released a short list of 20 cities that it is considering for its second worldwide headquarters. Currently, the companies headquarters is in Seattle, Washington, but in 2017 the company opened cities across the United States to apply to host the next headquarters. Pittsburgh made the list for Am...

National Aviary introduces new baby sloth

National Aviary introduces new baby sloth

Gage Goulding

January 17, 2018

The National Aviary in Pittsburgh introduced their newest family member, a two-toed baby sloth, to the public on Jan. 9. The female sloth, Vivien Leigh, is available for the public to meet every day at 12:30 p.m. Vivien joins two other sloths at the Pittsburgh indoor zoo - Wookiee and Rudolph Valentino....

Student plans to connect others to foster children in the Pittsburgh area

Student plans to connect others to foster children in the Pittsburgh area

Malyk Johnson

March 24, 2017

Emily Engle-Young, a senior at Robert Morris University, plans to start a project in which she connects students to foster children around the Pittsburgh Area. Originally her project was known as Foster Friends, although the name has changed and it is now known as University Pals. "It'll just open...

84 Lumber commercial resonates during Super Bowl LI

84 Lumber commercial resonates during Super Bowl LI

Malyk Johnson

February 7, 2017

Local company, 84 Lumber, had a 90-second commercial that aired during Super Bowl LI created by Pittsburgh Advertising agency Brunner.The goal of the commercial was to begin a year-long recruiting campaign for the building supplier 84 Lumber targeting men from the ages of 20-29."Our Industry is going...

2015 NFL Season Primer: AFC North

Dan Kitchen, Contributor

September 10, 2015

As the NFL season kicks off this week, it is fun to look ahead and project what the storylines at the end of the season will be. Instead of picking who will play each other in Super Bowl L this year, this exercise will go division by division looking at the players each roster has to offer, including...

RMU: Last-minute DIY gift ideas for the Holiday season

RMU: Last-minute DIY gift ideas for the Holiday season

Audrey Gardner, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

With the holiday season upon us, it is time to start making your shopping list. Despite checking the list twice, there’s always that one person you forget. Trying to come up with a good last-minute-gift idea is never fun. So, if you find yourself in this sleigh, here are a few quick and easy DIY ideas: A Lot...

‘Look good, feel good, do good’: Q&A with founder of Charity by Dawn Lilly

‘Look good, feel good, do good’: Q&A with founder of Charity by Dawn Lilly

Ryan Bunker, Staff Writer

February 22, 2013

Each day, millions of women wake-up, shower and begin their daily beauty routine with special attention to the face. Makeup, a key staple in every woman’s arsenal, not only hides imperfections and accentuates their assets, it ensures that women not only look good, but feel good as well. With that...

SWAT team responds to hostage situation developing in Pittsburgh

SWAT team responds to hostage situation developing in Pittsburgh

Patrick Ryan, Assistant News Editor

September 21, 2012

Local news stations are reporting that at 8:16 a.m. this morning, 22-year-old Klein Michael Thaxton walked into the offices of CW Breitsman Associates, a pension and investments firm on the 16th floor of Three Gateway Center in downtown Pittsburgh. According to employees of the 16th floor, Thaxton...